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Add 27/24 and 56/10

1st number: 1 3/24, 2nd number: 5 6/10

27/24 + 56/10 is 269/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 10 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    27/24 = 27 × 5/24 × 5 = 135/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,
    56/10 = 56 × 12/10 × 12 = 672/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/120 + 672/120 = 135 + 672/120 = 807/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 269/40
  6. In mixed form: 629/40

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